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Registering for the SAT

Please do this on your laptop – it’s easier. Note the following dates and last day of registration. LAST DAY FOR REGISTRATION TEST DATE JUL 29, 2022 AUG 27, 2022 SEP 2, 2022 OCT 1, 2022 NOV 3, 2022 DEC 3, 2022 FEB 24, 2023 MAR 11, 2023 Digital Open an account on www.collegeboard.org Select […]

SAT Course: Summer 2022

We shall be holding an in-person SAT course in Deir Al Kalaa Country Club, Beit Mery, where social distancing can be safely practiced. The dates are as follows: August 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, (2022) from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. A full length, proctored test will be held on a date to be […]

Summer 2021 SAT Schedule

For the second year running, we shall be holding in-person SAT classes in Deir Al Kalaa Country Club, Beit Mery, where social distancing can be safely practiced. Please follow the link to the 2021 schedule and register as soon as possible by calling/sending a What’s App message to 71 793757. Places are limited. (As of […]

The Options for English Language Requirements

The Essay is no longer being offered by the College Board. AUB’s Readiness for University Study in English (RUSE) would be met with a minimum score of 530 on the SAT Evidence Based Reading and Writing. LAU requires a minimum score of 23 on the Writing Section. Balamand University requires a score of 22 – […]

Closure in accordance with government decision

As a consequence of the Corona Virus epidemic, please note the Hampshire Academy centre will stay closed until the government gives permission for educational institutes to reopen. For any enquiries please call us on 71793757 – we are always ready to help you. Stay safe – keep washing your hands.

Schedule Update

This summer we shall not be holding classes in our center in Horsh Tabet since we cannot ensure safe social distancing in the center. We have therefore scheduled two classes in Deir Al Kalaa Country Club, Beit Mery, where social distancing is possible: IELTS and SAT. Maximum class size is 12 students. We anticipate there […]

TOEFL Changes

Good news for English-Language test candidates! Starting from August 1, 2019, all TOEFL iBT test takers will benefit from changes to the test format and score reporting, as well as easier registration. In brief, these changes are as follows: Superscoring has been introduced! As ETS explains: “The new MyBest™ scores feature will combine test takers’ best […]

Back to School

So you’ve packed away your beach bag, dusted down your school bag and you’re waiting outside on the street for the school bus to pick you up. It’s back to school time … A few thoughts though – work very hard in class, keep up your school average, find time for SAT practice, read Scientific […]

Undergraduate applications: The Common App and AUB

AUB has announced you can apply for admission on the Common App. What does this mean for you? If you’re applying to mainland USA universities, but think there is a possibility you might go to AUB, use the common app. If you’re sure you’re going to AUB, you can apply directly with the AUB online […]

The SAT and Your Mind-set

You all know by now that the SAT is a stressful test – you’re under pressure to complete questions within the time allowed and without making any mistakes. The single most important thing during the test is to stay positive – don’t allow yourself to become tired or fed up. Stop thinking you want to […]